Philip H. Vail - age: 77
(January 04, 1946 to July 19, 2023
A memorial service will be held Friday, July 28, 2023, at 12PM at Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery, Springvale. Ron Robinson will officiate. Dennett, Craig & Pate 13 Portland Rd Bar Mills is entrusted with his services.
Philip H. Vail, 77 of Scarborough, ME passed away, July 19, 2023, at Maine Medical Center, after a period of declining health.
Phil was born in Portland, ME and grew up in Buxton. He graduated from Bonny Eagle High School and earned bachelorís and masterís degrees from the University of Missouri.
He was an Army veteran and served a tour in Vietnam.
Phil moved to and lived in Missouri and Texas. He taught History at the University of Missouri for 10 years. Then moved on to the financial world as District Manager for Ryans convenient stores for 15 years. His final job of 20 years was managing various restaurants. When he retired, he moved back to Maine to be closer to family.
Phil loved sports and reading. He was a die-hard New York Yankees fan.
Phil leaves a sister, Carolyn Vail and a brother, Frank Vail Jr., a sister-in-law and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by brothers, Richard and Robert and a sister, Judith.
During retirement, he was a volunteer at the Scarborough Library and a host to the cancer center at Maine Medical Center in Scarborough.